The Georgia Tech men’s basketball team picked up their first conference win of the season with a 70-50 upset of No. 23 Miami on Wednesday night in Coral Gables, Florida. Marcus Georges-Hunt led the Yellow Jackets in scoring with 24 points. Last night marked the Jackets’ first win since December 30th. They are now 10-10 overall and 1-7 in the Atlantic Coast Conference. The Jackets will be back on their home court at the McCamish Pavilion on Saturday to host ACC rival NC State. Tip off is slated for noon. The game will be broadcast on 95.7 FM The Ridge, Rome’s radio home for Georgia Tech athletics.
Online voting is now open for the 7th annual Harbor House Adult Spell Off!
The Atlanta Hawks aim to extend their franchise record for consecutive wins to 17 tonight with a home outing against the Brooklyn Nets.
High school basketball will take to the airwaves of 95.7 FM The Ridge this Friday night as Model hosts Coosa in a pair of Region 7 AA matches. The girls will play at 6 pm, followed by the boys at 8 pm. The broadcast will also air online at www.theridge957.com and can be heard by using the TuneIn app on your mobile device.
The Floyd County Police Department continues their investigation into the double homicide that occurred on Terhune Road last Friday.
Volunteers are still being sought for a work day at the historic Fairview School in Cave Spring set for this Saturday, January 31st beginning at 10 am. The workday is being hosted by the Fairview and ES Brown Heritage School Corporation in partnership with The Georgia Trust.
The Georgia Tech men’s basketball team will continue the quest for their first conference win of the season with a match against 23rd ranked Miami in Coral Gables, Florida tonight. Tip off is set for 9 pm. The game will be broadcast on 95.7 FM The Ridge, Rome’s radio home for Georgia Tech athletics. Air time for pre-game programming is 8:30 pm.